Find Accessible Playgrounds Near You By editor • Aug 27, 2013 TweetShareGoogle+Email John W. Poole / NPR Originally published on August 27, 2013 12:48 pm A community-edited guide to accessible playgrounds. So far, we've identified more than 1,200. Help us find more at npr.org/playgrounds.Copyright 2013 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/. TweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Miracle Field Sees Heavy Use Just Weeks After Opening; 1st League Season Gets Underway Sep. 21st By Rachel Lewis Hilburn • Aug 27, 2013 Miracle League of Wilmington Listen Listening... / 1:14 Listen to the story here. It was 1990 when President George Herbert Walker Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act into law. Twenty-three years later, the Brax Stadium PPD Miracle Field opens in Wilmington. For Kids With Special Needs, More Places To Play By Robert Benincasa • Aug 27, 2013 Remember running around the playground when you were a kid? Maybe hanging from the monkey bars or seeing who could swing the highest? It wasn't just a mindless energy burn. Many have called play the work of childhood. Play teaches children how to make friends, make rules and navigate relationships. But for kids whose disabilities keep them from using playgrounds, those opportunities can be lost.